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Give a Gift for #GivingTuesday

December 3rd, 2013 · 2 Comments · Capitol Hill, DC

The Hill is awesome.  We all know that.  But if you think its just the quaint streets and great restaurants and shops that make it that way, then look a little deeper. There are so many nonprofits whose work in and contribution to the community go a long way toward making the Hill the enriching […]

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Volunteer at the Arboretum

March 13th, 2013 · No Comments · DC

We here at The Hill is Home are aware that the United States National Arboretum isn’t exactly within the Capitol Hill boundaries. But since the Arboretum is within biking, driving, or bus-riding distance of the Hill, and since it is a magical place where you can frolic and delight in this weird thing called “nature,” […]

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Give Thanks by Giving

November 12th, 2012 · No Comments · Capitol Hill, Capitol Hill North, Capitol Hill South, Eastern Market

The day isn’t called Thanksgiving for nothing. There are those among us who could use a helping hand year round,  and the holidays are no exception. Why not mark the start of the season by giving back to the less fortunate? Even if you’ll be out of town for the holidays, there are many ways […]

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Volunteer this weekend at DCPS Beautification Day

August 21st, 2012 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

On Saturday, August 25th, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., volunteers throughout the city will descend on various DC Public Schools sites to participate in DCPS’s annual Beautification Day.  DCPS hopes to have over 3,500 volunteers scattered throughout every neighborhood in the city, working to make sure that every school in DC is ready for […]

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Call for Volunteers: The Homeless Children’s Playtime Project

June 6th, 2012 · No Comments · Capitol Hill, Stadium Armory

Looking to add something a little more meaningful than suntans and cookouts to your summer schedule? The Homeless Children’s Playtime Project is in need of volunteers to help out at the DC General Emergency Shelter this summer. Located at 1900 Massachusetts Ave SE, this is the largest emergency family shelter in DC. The facility has […]

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